Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary • Women. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
Location. 40° 11.854′ N, 77° 11.376′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Hanover Street (Pennsylvania Route 34) and Chestnut Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Hanover Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carlisle Old Graveyard Revolutionary War Soldiers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Molly Pitcher Brigadier General William Thompson (about 400 feet away); Thompson's Rifle Battalion (about 500 feet away); Old Graveyard (about 600 feet away); Major André (about 600 feet away); Andre & Despard House (about 600 feet away); Major General John Armstrong (1717-1795) (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
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Also see . . . Molly Pitcher at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on November 29, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2018. It was originally submitted on February 13, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 7,388 times since then and 195 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 13, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 12, 2012, by Dave Kerr of Carlisle, Pennsylvania. 7, 8. submitted on February 13, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 9. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.